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Forum: Alaska General Discussion Yesterday, 07:21 PM
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Re: Need help with an August 2014 DIY trip.

It has been a day or so and while I am still trying to decompress the entire trip and adjust back to the mundane life I wanted to leave at least some sort of review while it is all decently fresh in...
Forum: Alaska General Discussion 08-17-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 65
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Re: Looking for some advice on line/taper

Not sure about the taper but you can never go wrong with a quality Rio line.

Also as a FYI beads are illegal for use on the Russian and at least part of the Kenai. I took a whole bunch but the...
Forum: General Discussion 07-10-2014, 10:30 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,006
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Re: Alaska Trip Report July 2014

Very nice! We are scheduled to spend a day with Ard at the beginning of August. Your photos are making me wish the days would move faster!
Forum: Alaska General Discussion 12-05-2013, 08:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 770
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Re: Need help with an August 2014 DIY trip.

Yep we are leaving out of XNA. I have fished the Beaver tailwaters quite a bit but have never managed to hit any other trout water in the state.
Forum: Alaska General Discussion 12-02-2013, 09:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 770
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Re: Need help with an August 2014 DIY trip.

I booked the tickets on the Delta website. I played with the dates some until the airfare would not drop any more. Leaving on late Sunday morning and coming back on a Friday evening 12 days later...
Forum: Alaska General Discussion 11-29-2013, 09:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 770
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Re: Need help with an August 2014 DIY trip.

Just a update on the progress of my DIY trip for any who may be interested.

It wasn't looking like the trip was going to happen due to various reasons here at home. Then we had the roundtrip...
Forum: General Discussion 11-02-2013, 08:38 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,831
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Re: Got pictures of your packs?

We really like the Patagonia Atom stealth sling packs.
Forum: Fly Lines 10-23-2013, 08:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 578
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Re: 2 weight lines?

I purchased my first two weight this spring and have been extremely pleased with the Cabelas prestige plus line that I got on sale. It has a welded loop on front and the WF I got lets me roll cast...
Forum: Alaska General Discussion 08-27-2013, 10:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 770
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Re: Need help with an August 2014 DIY trip.

Ard:

Thank you for the reply. I sent an email to the info address you have on your website.

Shaun
Forum: Fly Reels 08-25-2013, 08:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,838
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Re: 2wt Reel Suggestions.

I have a Ross Evo 0 on my Echo 2 weight and it is a perfect match.
Forum: Alaska General Discussion 08-23-2013, 09:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 770
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Need help with an August 2014 DIY trip.

We are looking at a two week fishing trip in late July early August of 2014, it will be mostly a DIY trip to fly fish for trout and salmon. We both have plenty of experience in the backcountry but...
Forum: Fly Reels 07-01-2013, 04:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 184
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Re: Echo Ion sizing vz Allen sizing on a switch rod

I sent them an email so we will see what they say.

ETA: I am very impressed with the service I received. I had a reply email within just a few minutes and after a second email I had the info I...
Forum: Fly Reels 07-01-2013, 03:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 184
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Echo Ion sizing vz Allen sizing on a switch rod

I have a Echo Ion 8/10 on my switch rod. It seems to balance out well but getting the reel foot onto the handle is a chore due to it being slightly oversized. I am also not to thrilled with the...
Forum: Fly Rods 06-30-2013, 01:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,279
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Re: 2 weight rod?

Thanks for all the suggestions.

I looked at the Superfine but don't like that it is a full flex.

Right now I am torn between the Orvis 6 foot Clearwater or the Echo 6 foot.

Both of these...
Forum: Fly Rods 06-29-2013, 08:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,279
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2 weight rod?

I have convinced myself that I need a 2 weight for the small creeks around here.

Can anyone recommend a modestly priced rod? I would prefer a med to med fast action if that is even possible.
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